from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A soft cloth cap without a visor, worn as part of a military uniform. Also called overseas cap.
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- n. a wedge-shaped wool or cotton cap; worn as part of a uniform
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The regulation garrison cap was eschewed by the Africa Corps in favor of the triangular Arab headgear we’d been wearing all along.